Observation 51727: Amanita muscaria subsp. flavivolvata Singer

When: 2010-08-27

Collection location: Siesta Lake, Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Geographically disjunct from its Eurasian counterpart.

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geographically disjunct
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2011-03-23 16:55:06 CDT (-0400)

Amanita muscaria subsp. flavivolvata is the common, bright red fly agaric of North and Central America. The northwestern limit of its range (in Alaska, USA) overlaps with the northeastern end of the range of the Eurasian A. muscaria subsp. muscaria (L. : Fr.) Lam. — from Rod’s website

By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2011-03-23 14:20:36 CDT (-0400)

What criteria are you using to delineate these two species?

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